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19 December 2014

Christmas shoppers out & neighborhood prepares for annual food drive

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Hundred of shoppers were out Friday night at the Rogue Valley Mall checking their lists.  The mall manager said it's been a steady season so far but they won't know how well they di ...

19 December 2014

Walmart apologizes for caroling conflict in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Confusion over student carolers at the Klamath Falls Walmart Thursday night resulted in a video going viral, and an apology from the big chain itself. Members of the Henley Choir were halfway throug ...

19 December 2014

Raiders win NAIA National Championship

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore -- The Southern Oregon University football team is celebrating a national championship after dominating the NAIA title game in Daytona Beach, Florida.  If you only caught the first hal ...

19 December 2014

Mt. Ashland opens for ski season

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

MT. ASHLAND, ORE. -- The wait is over! Friday morning skiers and snowboarders hit the slopes of Mount Ashland for the first time in 20 months. "I love this place so much! I've been waiting for this ...

19 December 2014

Police track down stolen goods with help from Find My iPhone App

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Central Point police used iPad pings to track down stolent electronics. The victim, George Lambert, told NBC5 News he was on a work trip from Idaho when his iPad and other ele ...

19 December 2014

Greystone Court Holiday Light Food Drive begins Saturday

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Looking for something fun to do this weekend? If the answer is yes, why not make a difference at the same time? The 14th annual Greystone Court Holiday Light Food Drive begins on Sa ...

19 December 2014

Sherm's donates more than 22,500 pounds of food to Access

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- It’s the season of giving and one local grocery chain is helping to feed thousands of hungry families in Southern Oregon.Today the Olsrud family, who own Sherm’s Thunderbird an ...

19 December 2014

Oregon minimum wage to be raised in 2015

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Minimum wage is going up next year in 21 states and Oregon is one of them.The Employment Policies Institute released the numbers Thursday; Oregon is raising minimum wage from $9.10 an hour ...

18 December 2014

WATCH: Children caroling get kicked out of Klamath Falls Walmart

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Children caroling inside the Klamath Falls Walmart say they were kicked out Thursday night and told to leave or police would be called. Parents tell NBC5 News that a group of ...

18 December 2014

Excitement and business brewing as Mt. Ashland prepares to open

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The ski and snowboard season is set to begin this weekend. With Mt. Ashland opening a single chair lift, Sonnet chair Friday morning, and Mt. Shasta to open a number of lifts on Sat ...